Old Fashioned Pit Barbecue Feast Today



The Vista Historical Society will hold its annual Old Fashioned Pit Barbecue from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, August 26, 2016, at the Vista Historical Museum at Rancho Minerva.


The event will be held in the event area of the museum, located at 2317 Old Foothill Drive, at San Clemente Avenue across Foothill Drive from Rancho Minerva Middle School.

We will be serving beef brisket, pulled pork, hot dogs, homemade coleslaw, ranch beans, corn on the cob, dessert, water and lemonade. Beer & wine will be available at additional cost.

         Meat will be cooked in the largest Barbecue Pit in North County on their grounds

There will be live music by Rick Robledo and The Working Cowboy Band, line dancing instruction with the Takin’ Chances Dancers, square dance instruction with Ocean Wavers Square Dance Club,

bounce house for kids, cotton candy and free popcorn.

In addition, we will have an Apple Dessert contest. Bring a sample of your favorite apple dessert for the contest and possibly win $100.00.

SPONSORED BY INDIAN JOE BREWING, 2123 Industrial Ct, Vista, CA 92081

The cost will be $15 per person for everyone over 10 years old. Children 10 and under will pay $5.

INDIAN JOE BEER and wine will be available for an additional $3.00 a glass.

Sponsorships for this event are available starting at $100 each which includes one free admission.


For more information, to purchase tickets in advance, or to become a sponsor call 760-630-0444.

Museum visiting hours are 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and the first and second Saturday of the month.  Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.


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